President Donald Trump is misrepresenting the Justice Department’s handling of the legal case of his confidant, Roger Stone.
February 17, 2020 6:44 PM
Former Vice President Joe Biden delivered a fiery speech at the Clark County Democratic Party gala a week before the Nevada presidential preference caucuses as he drew sharp distinctions with Bernie Sanders on guns and healthcare.
February 15, 2020 11:23 PM
It was the week of the New Hampshire primary, a Trump budget and machinations involving the Justice Department.
February 15, 2020 7:35 AM
Each year tens of thousands leave their homes in rural Ethiopia hoping to make it to Saudi Arabia.
February 14, 2020 3:47 PM
A government watchdog plans to launch a nationwide probe into how telemarketers may be getting hold of seniors’ personal Medicare information, a red flag for potential fraud and waste.
February 14, 2020 12:08 AM
Fidelity Investments says the average 401(k) balance rose to a record $112,300 last year.
February 13, 2020 3:16 PM
An AP Fact Check finds that President Donald Trump is telling a skewed story when he boasts about people’s personal retirement accounts.
February 13, 2020 1:38 PM
President Donald Trump has unveiled a $4.8 trillion election year budget plan that recycles previously rejected cuts to domestic programs to promise a balanced budget in 15 years.
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It’s been a week of hard-driving rhetoric in the political world.
February 13, 2020 12:15 PM
Seven Democratic presidential candidates have been sparring in a debate just days before the New Hampshire primary and The Associated Press examined their claims. The AP Fact Check finds several candidates misstated facts or omitted important context in their responses.
February 13, 2020 11:02 AM
An Alabama Senate committee has voted down a proposal to give payday lending customers longer to repay their loans.
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A bill designed to lower property taxes by boosting state aid for Nebraska’s K-12 public schools has advanced out of a legislative committee but will still face opposition when lawmakers debate it.
February 12, 2020 2:18 PM
A big U.S. survey finds that a smaller proportion of people are in families struggling to pay medical bills.
February 12, 2020 1:32 PM
Employers have long used financial penalties to try to push smokers to quit, but recent studies suggest these wellness programs may not improve workers’ health or reduce employers’ overall costs.
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Authorities say a church’s financial manager stole more than $500,000 to pay for her wedding and many other personal expenses.
February 12, 2020 9:58 AM
A bill that would allow more families to qualify for a child care subsidy as they transition out of poverty has won first-round approval from Nebraska lawmakers.
February 11, 2020 3:37 PM
Tenet Healthcare and its Southern California hospital Desert Regional Medical Center will pay $1.4 million to resolve allegations that they knowingly charged Medicare for implanting unnecessary cardiac monitors in patients.
February 11, 2020 3:05 PM
Mississippi’s state auditor could get a look at tax returns to verify the income of people enrolled in public assistance programs. The state Senate passed a bill Tuesday to allow that process.
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Louisiana’s new Republican House speaker and Senate president say they want to work with Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards, even as they stress legislative independence.
February 11, 2020 11:56 AM